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List of fire equipment forwarded to Darwin, including a Dennis 'Light 4' Engine No 269A. This second fire engine was despatched from Sydney on the "SS Montora" on 25 February 1942. The ship was held up in Townsville due to the bombing and 'Dennis' was transferred to a smaller vessel, the "Tulagi" before arriving in Darwin on 7 April 1942. "Dennis' was taken over by the Navy as the Darwin Fire Brigade had been disbanded. The first fire engine was used by the Army and stationed at Larrakeyah. NRS 476 [20/14783 file 599 Darwin]
Dennis going north
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